Masters in Business Administration (3.5 Years)

Abbreviation: MBA-3.5

Objectives:

  • To provide an opportunity to students to understand and comprehend fundamentals of ‘Business Administration’ as a knowledge area.
  • To ensure that students can apply the acquired knowledge to real world situations through better skills building.
  • To ensure that students develop basic analytical, synthesis and evaluation skills for ‘Business Administration’ (in general) or for further research.

Scope:

  • There are good number of students in Pakistan who do not have access to good quality education relevant to the field of ‘Business Administration’.
  • Since the degree offers specializations, therefore in the modern global arena, a wide range of employment and academic opportunities exists for such graduates (specialists).

Eligibility:

  • 14 year equivalent degree duly recognized by HEC.
  • Minimum 2nd Division or equivalent.
  • Clearance of admission test conducted by FUI.

Note: Applicants must meet the minimum eligibility criteria mentioned above to be considered for admission to the program, however, meeting these criteria does not guarantee admission.

Duration:

  • Minimum: 3.5 years (7 semesters other than summer semester)
  • Maximum: 6 years

Specialization(s):

  • Human Resource Management
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Project Management
  • Information Systems
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Technology Management

Note: To earn a specialization, student has to take 9 credits from the same cluster.

Equivalence:

  • 18 years if earned credits in degree are 99 or more.

Minimum Credit Requirements:

SEMESTER WISE COURSE PLAN

Semester-1

S #
Course Title
Credit Hours
Prerequisite

1

Financial Accounting

3

--

2

Principles of Marketing

3

--

3

Principles of Management

3

--

4

Introduction to Computer Application

3

--

5

Business English

3

--

 

Total

15

 

Semester-2

S #
Course Title
Credit Hours
Prerequisite

1

Business Economics

3

--

2

Management Accounting

3

--

3

Quantitative Techniques

3

--

4

Business Ethics

3

--

5

Business Communication 

3

     --

 

Total

15

 

Semester-3

Code Course
Course Title
Credit Hours
Prerequisite

1

Entrepreneurship

3

--

2

Human Resource Management

3

     --

3

Organizational Behavior

3

--

4

Project Management

3

--

5

Business Finance

3

--

 

Total

15

 

Semester-4

Code Course
Course Title
Credit Hours
Prerequisite

1

Financial Management

3

    --

2

Production and Operations Management

3

--

3

Research Methods

3

--

4

Seminar in Business Studies

3

     --

5

Corporate Governance

 3

--

6

Internship

--

--

 

Total

15

 

Semester-5

Code Course
Course Title
Credit Hours
Prerequisite

1

Strategic Human Resource Management

3

--

2

Strategic Financial Management

3

--

3

Strategic Marketing Management

3

--

4

Elective 1

3

--

  5

    Elective 2

             3               --

 

Total

12

 

Semester-6

S#
Course Title
Credit Hours
Prerequisite

1

Research Methodology

3

--

2

Organization Development Dynamics

3

--

3

Managerial Economics

3

--

4

Elective 3

3

--

 

Total

12

 

Semester-7

S#
Course Title
Credit Hours
Prerequisite

1

Elective 4

3

--

2

Project PG / Elective 5 and 6

6

--

 

Total

12

 

Project Requirement:

  • Project requires the student to formulate a business plan and a student has to perform a complete field study.
  • Project can also be research based.